Nurture group resources

Emotion bookmarks for Christmas

December 2, 2016
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Print and laminate these and the child can draw on them with dry wipe pen. They can draw the emotion face and write the emotion word. Make sure when cutting out you round off the point at the top if laminating. Download: christmas-bookmarks Christmas advent calendar (powerpoint) Christmas card craft Christmas worksheet pack Christmas emotion faces

My Christmas Mug

December 2, 2016
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Have children decorate their Christmas mug. What is in it? Hot chocolate? If so does it have marshmallows on top? Something else? What does it feel like to drink their favourite drink at Christmas time? Where do they drink their favourite drink? Are they snuggled up and warm? Is it relaxing? Does it make them […]

RAK – Random acts of kindness calendar for advent

November 30, 2016
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Use this calendar to promote kindness all around. Download: kindness-calendar Don’t forget all the other Christmas resources on the site, here are a few… Christmas advent calendar (powerpoint) Christmas card craft Christmas worksheet pack Christmas emotion faces

Christmas – Roll a story

November 27, 2016
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A lovely Christmas activity for helping with story telling. Children roll a die 5 times and then create a story linking the components of a story together. This would make a fab circle time activity or a group activity for children to work out the story together. They could perhaps act out the story too. […]

Happy Hannah – How to achieve happiness

November 19, 2016
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Happy Hannah – How to achieve happiness. This resource is to help children achieve happiness. It is based on scientifically proven methods of boosting happiness. Well being or good mental health is so important and why not start children early when they are young to get into good habits. I am offering this free even […]

Light up the room with kindness

November 14, 2016
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I just saw this lovely idea so thought I would make a template. Children write an act of kindness that they have done on the light bulb and then carefully shade in the light bulb. They can then be hung up in the classroom to light up the room. Download: light-up-the-room-with-kindness

ELSA Support Advent challenge

October 31, 2016
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I made one of these in the summer for the children I work with as a gift along with some other bits and pieces. They went down so well I thought I would make an advent one. There are 24 challenges but the children can do them in any order. Download: christmas-advent-challenge

Worry Doll Poem

October 5, 2016
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I wrote a little poem to go with any worry dolls that you make with a child. Hope you like it. Download: The Worry Doll   How to make a Worry Doll Here is the smaller version that you could give to the child to take home Download: worry-dolls-small  

My Many Faces

September 29, 2016
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A simple worksheet for exploring emotions. Can the child come up with 4 facial expressions and then write the appropriate emotion word underneath? Give them a mirror so they can make the faces before drawing. Download: my-many-faces

Mirror Mirror

September 28, 2016
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A lovely worksheet for developing Self-esteem Children must come up with 5 compliments Download: mirror-mirror There are lots of self esteem resources on the website. Some other resources you may find interesting: Self esteem lapbook Self esteem pack